Chris Hiem

Founder and CEO of Axium

Chris is the former President of Amcom Software. Amcom provides mission critical communications solutions for hospitals, government and hospitality customers. Amcom Software was sold to USA Mobility in March 2011. Prior to Amcom, Chris was CEO and President of HighJump Software. Under Mr. Heim’s leadership, HighJump Software grew from $8M in sales in 1997 to a run rate of $80M in sales in 2006 and became the fastest growing company in their market space. He co-led the sale of that company to 3M in January 2004. Prior to becoming CEO of HighJump, Chris held a variety of roles at this company including Director of Business Development, Director of Operations and Product Development Engineer.
Chris holds a BA and an MBA from the University of St. Thomas.

 

 

Further Reading

http://www.bizjournals.com/twincities/blog/in_private/2013/01/tech-entrepreneurs-heim-mayleben-make.html

http://tech.mn/news/2013/03/12/entrepreneur-2-entrepreneur-chris-heim-on-exits/

 

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